Typhoon Talas

Japan after the 9.0 earthquake and tsunami earlier this year, is now beaten by Typhoon Talas, a tropical storm that was just as bad as Hurricane Irene.

Typhoon Talas

The nut of it though: 47 people killed, 56 people missing, 450,000 people evacuated, 26 inches of rain in one night, and a country who has had too much damage done to them by Mother Nature in a six-month span.

Typhoon Talas

A typhoon is like a hurricane but happens in the Northwest Pacific Ocean. They’re all tropical cyclones, they’re all scary and they all destroy everything in their path.

 gizmodo

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